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Mediterranean urban forests for improving the environment and quality of life in our cities
The Cost Action FP1204 "GreenInUrbs- Green Infrastructure approach: linking environmental with social aspects in studying and managing urban forests”, in collaboration with EFIMED and FAO/Silva Mediterranea will organise a side event during the IV Mditerranean Forest Week in Barcelona. This event will take place on 17-18 March in Sant Pau Art Nouveau Site.

Speakers from Italy, Spain, UK, Australia, Israel, Germany, Turkey, Croatia and Morocco will address four main topics: "Mediterranean urban forests for carbon storage and air quality", "Microclimatic and water control by Mediterranean urban forests", "Mediterranean urban forests for improving quality of life" and "Management and governance of Mediterranean urban forests for maximising ecosystem services".